As techie people ourselves, we’re unsure what kind of gifts people give that aren’t tech. Cookies? Cookies are good. Cookies should have been on this list. Cookies aren’t on this list. But edible treats aside, we’ve got some assorted tech gifts for the videophiles in your life. From $30 to $9,000, we’ve got you covered.
Entries Tagged as 'Digital Media Receivers'
December 9th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D HDTV, Audio, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, OLED, Reference Materials
December 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Digital Media Receivers, Product Reviews, Review
When launched, Google’s Chromecast media streamer caught the tech world by storm. It sold out with great rapidity, everyone enamored not least by the price, but by its potential. Now that the hoopla has died down a bit, we can take a calm look at the reality of the Chromecast. Is it any good? Or […]
October 30th, 2013 · No Comments · Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Titles, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Second Screen, Streaming Services
The rollout of Smart TV has been accompanied by loads of buzzwords. Of these, Second Screen just might be the buzz-iest. But what is Second Screen, and what, if anything, makes it buzz-worthy? Second Screen defines a multimedia experience that happens in parallel with a main program being watched on TV (the First Screen). […]
September 13th, 2013 · 4 Comments · 3D HDTV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, LED LCD Flat Panels, Plasma
Never mind the sticker shock, there’s a TV technology revolution happening that will eventually make its way to your house. OLED, the first totally new direct-view technology to appear in decades, has finally arrived on our shores. With their new 55-inch models, both LG and Samsung promise the best big-screen TV images ever seen — […]
September 4th, 2013 · 2 Comments · 3D HDTV, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, LED LCD Flat Panels, UHDTV
Sony seized the reins of the Ultra HDTV market today with the introduction of two new models. The move brings the company’s Ultra HDTV count to five, more than any other TV maker. (Ultra HDTV, a new standard that offers four times the pixel resolution of high-definition TV, is also called UHDTV and 4K by Sony.)
September 2nd, 2013 · 7 Comments · Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Titles, Digital Media Receivers, News, Product Reviews, Streaming Services
If you to learn which Blu-ray players have the best picture, read our Best Blu-ray player article Video streaming is overtaking physical media. Here are the numbers to prove it: In 2012, an estimated 3.4 billion movies were streamed by households in the U.S., while only 2.4 billion Blu-rays and DVDs were watched […]
August 26th, 2013 · 3 Comments · 3D HDTV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV
Today, less than 9 months after the debut of Ultra High-Definition TV (UHDTV), the next-generation television format, industry leader Samsung dropped the price of its UN55F9000 55-Inch and UN65F9000 65-Inch UHDTVs by $1000 and $1500, respectively. The move follows recent price drops in the same amount by Sony — one of the first manufacturers to […]